The table below looks at the statistics for Eikon skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eikon over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thomson Reuters Eikon
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Contract jobs citing Eikon 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Business Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
190 202 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.79% 7.23% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 86 73
Average daily rate £425 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £282 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.57 £31.50 £18.37
% change year-on-year
-37.87% +71.52%

Eikon
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eikon across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Eikon Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Eikon
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Eikon also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Eikon.

1 5 (100.00%) Agresso
1 5 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 5 (100.00%) thinkFolio
2 4 (80.00%) Markit EDM
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Charles River
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management

Eikon
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Eikon also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Eikon. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Agresso
1 5 (100.00%) thinkFolio
2 4 (80.00%) Markit EDM
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (40.00%) Charles River
3 1 (20.00%) IBM